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7 Sunscreen Mistakes That Hurt Your Skin

July 5, 2019

From the Everyday Health website

Wearing sunscreen is one of the healthiest things you can do for your skin. A good sunscreen with potent UVA and UVB protection can keep you from getting burned, minimize the development of wrinkles and other signs of aging, and can reduce your risk of skin cancer, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). That last part is important because more than 5 million new cases of nonmelanoma skin cancer (basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma) are diagnosed each year, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation.

Here, dermatologists share the biggest sunscreen slipups we tend to make, and how to outsmart them.

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